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BBL: P.J. Hairston suspended by North Carolina

Big Blue Links for Monday: North Carolina suspends Hairston after speeding ticket UK target Brady Taylor to announce choice tonight UK commit Garrett Johnson wasn’t happy with Florida camp Linnae Harper’s U19 team wins gold medal Lions’ Sims playing role … Continue reading

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BBL: It’s NBA Draft night; Matt Elam schedules UK visit

Big Blue Links for Thursday: – UK Video continues its profiles of the new coaching staff with offensive line coach John Schlarman. He follows follows Neal Brown, Bradley Dale Peveto, Jimmy Brumbaugh, Derrick Ansley, Chad Scott and Tommy Mainord. – Ben Roberts writes that former UK center Nerlens … Continue reading

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BBL: Blake Bone update; Matt Elam and Ohio State

Me And Coach Urban Meyer #GoBucks #BuckeyeNation pic.twitter.com/b1kR3VzOY3 — Matt Elam™6⃣9⃣ (@FballIsLife69) June 20, 2013 Big Blue Links for Friday: – Five-star Elizabethtown defensive tackle Matt Elam visited Ohio State on Thursday and tweeted out the above picture of himself … Continue reading

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Russ Smith now “50-50″ on returning to U of L

After saying that Russ Smith would enter the NBA Draft, Louisville coach Rick Pitino is now not so certain. Appearing on Drew Deener’s radio show in Louisville this morning, Pitino said that the junior guard was “50-50″ about returning next … Continue reading

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Russ Smith and Gorgui Dieng will remain in draft

C.L. Brown of the Courier-Journal tweets that after Louisville's championship celebration and pep rally tonight, coach Rick Pitino said that Russ Smith and Gorgui Dieng will go into the NBA draft, but that Chane Behanan will return for his junior … Continue reading

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Louisville needs a bounce-back from Gorgui Dieng

ATLANTA — If Louisville is to beat Michigan tonight and bring home the school’s first national basketball title since 1986, the Cards almost certainly have to get a better game from center Gorgui Dieng. When a questioner mistakenly referred to … Continue reading

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Links for tonight’s Louisville-Michigan title game

NCAA Championship Game links for tonight: John Clay: Much has changed but not Pitino’s coaching skills Mark Bradley: A humbled Rick Pitino seeks his second title Tim Sullivan: Louisville 40 minutes away from third title Rick Bozich: If he wins, … Continue reading

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Twenty notes on Louisville’s second straight Final Four

A few quick notes from Louisville’s win over Duke: 1. Rick Pitino said that when Kevin Ware fell to the floor right in front of the Louisville bench with 6:33 to go in the first half, “I went to help … Continue reading

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Three reasons why Louisville will beat Duke

INDIANAPOLIS — Three reasons why Louisville will beat Duke today in the Midwest Region final. 1. Louisville has improved since November. The two teams met in the finals of the Battle 4 Atlantis on November 24 in the Bahamas. Louisville … Continue reading

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Dieng: “I’m not back because we’re playing Kentucky”

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